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Nancy L. (McKinnis) Gilliland

July 1, 1943 ~ December 4, 2017 (age 74)


Nancy L. Gilliland, age 74, of Butler, went home to be with her lord on Monday, December 4, 2017 while rehabilitating at St John’s Home, Mars.

Born July 1, 1943 in Prospect, she was the daughter of the late Ira Dale and Marie Ethel Davison McKinnis.

She belonged to the Tri-State Country Music Group. 

She is survived by her special companion dog Angel; two sons Edward Horkey of Beaver Falls and Richard Horkey of Ohio; a number of grandchildren; her sister Ann Farnelli of Prospect; a number of nieces and nephews, great nieces and nephews, and great great nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband Fred Gilliland, who passed away July 25, 2003; two sisters; one infant brother; and one brother.

A memorial service will be held on Saturday, December 16, 11am at the Edward L Raisley Funeral Home, 387 Main Street, Prospect, with Rev. Steve Cort, Pastor of The Presbyterian Church of Prospect, officiating.

Interment will be in Crown Hill Cemetery, Prospect.


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